The Family Vacation You're Looking for on Birch Lake(4 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 7)
Just 20 miles north of Traverse City, Birch Lake is the family friendly lake. Warm water, sandy shore, gently sloping shallows, great for families, fishing, boating, water skiing, swimming, playing and relaxing.
The water front cottage is on the south side of Birch Lake, just 3 miles north of Elk Rapids. Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, cathedral ceiling, full kitchen, outdoor deck with charcoal grill. It has cable TV, WIFI and CD player. Renter provides sheets & towels. Pillows & blankets provided. Sheets provided with fee.
Amenities include: a sandy beachfront location; gently sloping shallows area for children; dock, boat tie out, full kitchen, comfortable great room, deck, picnic table, charcoal grill, fire place, beach fire pit, close to Grand Traverse Bay and Elk Rapids. Pets welcome.
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Member since: 2012
- Max. occupancy 7
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7
- Queen size Beds (2), Double Bed (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
Local Services & Businesses
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Dining Area
- Mobile Phone
- Parking Off Street
- Wood Fireplace
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 3 - Jul 1, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $125
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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El Rapids is a wonderful tourist town with shops, restaurants, marina, boat rentals, golfing and more. Close to Traverse City. Day trip activities include Mackinaw Island, Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, miniature golf, movie theaters, restaurants, shopping, winery tours and more.
Year Purchased: 1962
About the owner: We are from the East Lansing area. This has been our family cottage for 50 years. As the 5 sons travel farther away, we want to let others enjoy the wonderful experiences we had growing up at this lake.
Why the Owner Chose Elk Rapids, MI, USA:
The warm lake and family access first drew our parents here. Over the years the lake has proven to be a wonderful place for creating family memories. The lake and area are beautiful, and invites you back year after year.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
It was the safe, friendly, family atmosphere that drew us to Birch Lake. The clean, warm water and shallow sandy bottom makes the lake ideal for families and children. Evening campfires, beautiful sunsets, playing splash football and throwing a Frisbee in the shallows, learning to fish and water ski. These are just some of the memories you'll take home, as we did.
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The cottage from the lake.
You can wade out 200 feet and still be in shallow water
Birch Lake is about happy memories!
Evening campfires and s'mores
Sunsets, stars and Northern lights.
Beautiful morning form the deck
Dogs love it, too!
Sugar sand beach.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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